Frozen Fourth of July Dessert Idea: Frozen S’mores

Looking for a last minute dessert to give the kids this Fourth of July? We have you covered with these super simple frozen Fourth of July Dessert Ideas.

Have you heard of frozen s’mores? Well, that is what I am calling them, even though there is no marshmallow involved.

These are a great make ahead Dessert for the Summer Holidays like Memorial Day, Fourth of July or Labor Day.  With just a few ingredients and sprinkles of your choice the kids will be super excited to find these in your freezer or dessert table. 


Frozen s'mores with sprinkles stacked on top of eachother What you need to make these Frozen Fourth of July dessert

Basically, we are using all the components of a traditional s’mores but there is no fire needed.\

  •  ice cream hot fudge sauce
  • graham crackers
  • whipped frozen topping (defrosted)
  • red, white and blue sprinkles.

ingredients laid out for frozen s'mores



Instead of having a chunk of chocolate that needed to be melted, we went with a generous slather of hot fudge topping. Make sure it’s the thick stuff!!

Graham cracker halves with a layer of fudge on top on a cookie sheet

Lather a generous portion of fudge on one square of graham crackers. If you like chocolate go ahead and do both sides.

frozen fourth of july dessert

Then carefully plop some defrosted whipped topping to your graham cracker. if you try to do too much, it will make a huge mess when you add the top graham cracker. 

filled smores being dipped in a bowl of sprinkles

Now for the messy and tricky part of these frozen s’mores dessert. Add the graham cracker topping and then roll into red white and blue sprinkles. Don’t squeeze too hard or it will all goop out of your sandwich.


Immediately wrap in plastic wrap, place on a cookie sheet and freeze for about 1-2 hours or overnight ideally. You can place them all on a cookie sheet and then cover with plastic wrap as well.


Taking a bite of frozen fourth of july dessert

Then get ready to bite into a frozen s’mores treat. The perfect 4th of July treat with the colorful sprinkles. Of course,

you can choose any type of sprinkle depending on the occasion.

frozen fourth of july dessert

Be sure to pin this to remember next time you want a simple, make ahead dessert for the summer.

Easy 4th of July Desserts Ideas

These are simple 4th of July desserts that everyone will enjoy. They are semi-homemade so you don't have to worry about slaving in the kitchen for hours, and of course, they are family friendly.


frozen fourth of july dessert

frozen fourth of july dessert

Frozen 4th of July Dessert Idea: Frozen S'mores

Yield: 6 Smores
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Additional Time: 2 hours
Total Time: 2 hours 10 minutes

Frozen 4th of July Dessert Idea: Frozen S'mores . Summer make ahead desserts


  • 6 Full size Graham Crackers
  • Hot Fudge In A Jar
  • Frozen Whipped Topping (thawed)
  • Sprinkles


  1. Break each graham cracker in half
  2. Spread a tablespoon of fudge onto each half of the graham cracker
  3. Add 2 tablespoons (approx) to one side of the graham cracker
  4. Carefully Top with another cracker
  5. Dip the sides into sprinkles
  6. Freeze them on a cookie sheet for at least 2 hours
  7. Wrap them in saran wrap for longer storage.


You can easily double or triple this recipe

Nutrition Information
Yield 6 Serving Size 1
Amount Per Serving Calories 94Total Fat 3gSaturated Fat 1gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 2gCholesterol 0mgSodium 91mgCarbohydrates 16gFiber 1gSugar 7gProtein 1g

What do you think about these frozen Fourth of July s’mores dessert idea? Would your kids love them?

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